The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 69 36 55
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +19
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 13 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.70% 4.62% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 5.63% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 18
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,275
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
632 515 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.61% 82.01% 73.62%
Number of salaries quoted 533 454 405
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the North East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -21 12 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) MVC
2 14 (48.28%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 13 (44.83%) HTML
4 12 (41.38%) OO
5 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 9 (31.03%) Java
6 9 (31.03%) Windows
7 8 (27.59%) QA
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
7 8 (27.59%) OOP
7 8 (27.59%) Web Services
8 7 (24.14%) CSS
8 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
8 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) JIRA
9 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
9 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (20.69%) MySQL
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) PHP
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
10 5 (17.24%) JUnit
10 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
10 5 (17.24%) PHP5
10 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (17.24%) Mathematics

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) CruiseControl
2 5 (17.24%) JUnit
2 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.34%) NUnit
4 3 (10.34%) InstallShield
5 1 (3.45%) Xcode
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.45%) MSTest
General
1 4 (13.79%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Software Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Java Software Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Graduate
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Junior
5 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Junior Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior Software Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior Software Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior Java Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior Java Software Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Graduate Java Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
1 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
2 13 (44.83%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) Web Services
4 7 (24.14%) CSS
4 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.34%) LINQ
6 3 (10.34%) jQuery
6 3 (10.34%) XML
7 2 (6.90%) XHTML
7 2 (6.90%) HTML5
8 1 (3.45%) Yii
8 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (3.45%) Laravel
8 1 (3.45%) WinForms
8 1 (3.45%) Ajax
8 1 (3.45%) WCF
8 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
2 5 (17.24%) Physics
3 4 (13.79%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) MVC
3 12 (41.38%) OO
4 8 (27.59%) OOP
5 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.24%) TDD
8 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
8 4 (13.79%) OOD
8 4 (13.79%) Game Development
9 2 (6.90%) CRM
9 2 (6.90%) B2B
9 2 (6.90%) B2C
10 1 (3.45%) Scrum
10 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
10 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.45%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) PHP
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) PHP5
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby
5 3 (10.34%) VBScript
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.79%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Apple
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Datatrial
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago